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Police are investigating acts of vandalism carried out on campus

Author: Dennis Moore

Notre Dame Security/Police are investigating a number of acts of vandalism carried out on campus Saturday afternoon and evening (Nov. 29). Approximately 150 cars parked in University lots were vandalized, along with statues, benches, and areas of five University buildings.p….

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Morris will lecture on his new book

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Tom Morris, founder and chairman of the Morris Institute for Human Values and a former University of Notre Dame faculty member, will speak Dec. 11 (Thursday) from 2-5 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium of the University’s College of Business Administration complex. Tickets for the lecture are $150 and are…

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Rockne film selected for National Film Registry

Author: Dennis Brown

“Knute Rockne, All American,” the 1940 movie about Notre Dame’s legendary football coach, was among 25 motion pictures selected last week for the National Film Registry by Librarian of Congress James Billington.p….

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Undergraduate programs in London will be reorganized

Author: Dennis Moore

A reorganization of the University of Notre Dame’s undergraduate programs in London has been announced by Rev. Timothy Scully, C.S.C., vice president and senior associate provost of the University. The purpose of the reorganization is to make the London curriculum more accessible to students in colleges other than arts…

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Nordstrom's new book has been published

Author: Dennis Brown

“A Different Kind of War Story,” a new book by University of Notre Dame anthropologist Carolyn Nordstrom, has been published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.p….

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Roemer will deliver a lecture on the U.S. Trade Bill

Author: Bryan W. Furze

U.S. Rep. Tim Roemer of Indiana’s 3rd Congressional District will deliver a lecture titled, “Why I am Against Fast Track Authority for a U.S. Trade Bill,” Dec. 2 (Tuesday) at 5 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s College of Business Administration complex.p….

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Chamber music class will present a recital

Author: Bryan W. Furze

The University of Notre Dame’s chamber music class will present a recital Dec. 9 (Tues.) at 3 p.m. in the Annenburg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art on campus.p….

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Castillo will read from her works on campus

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Ana Castillo, a Chicana poet, novelist, and essayist exploring the tribulations of womanhood and offering sociopolitical comment, will read from her work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (Nov. 19) in the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Library auditorium.p….

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Collins earns the Resnik Award

Author: Dan Toolan

Oliver M. Collins, associate professor of electrical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, is the recipient of the 1998 Judith A. Resnik Award presented by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE).p….

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Father McSorley will speak on peacemaking and martyrs

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Rev. Richard T. McSorley, S.J., antiwar activist and director of the Center for Peace Studies at Georgetown University, will speak on “The New Testament Basis of Peacemaking” on Saturday (Nov. 15) in Room 119 of O’Shaughnessy Hall. At 7 p.m., also in Room 119 of O’Shaughnessy, he will speak…

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Novak will deliver a lecture entitled 'Natural Law and Judaism

Author: Michael O. Garvey

David Novak, J. Richard and Dorothy Shiff Chair of Jewish Studies at the University of Toronto, will give a lecture entitled “Natural Law and Judaism”Nov. 18 (Tues.) at 7:30 p.m. in the courtroom of the University of Notre Dame Law School.p….

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Schola Musicorum will present its Abend-Musique concert

Author: Bryan Furze

The University of Notre Dame’s Schola Musicorum will present its ninth Abend-Musique concert of Gregorian chant Nov. 19 (Wed.) at 9:30 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Free and open to the public, the concert is a performance of 9th century Gregorian chants sung to celebrate Vespers…

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

Notre Dame ReSources Nov. 9-15 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. p. Iraq : Saddam Hussein has "no right to determine the nationality of UN inspectors, so his effort to exclude U.S….

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Notre Dame will host International Academic Conference on the impact of the Holocaust experience on Jews and Christians

Author: Dennis Moore

Spring Gathering Will Crown Year-long Tolerance Education Projectp. The University of Notre Dame is engaged in a year-long project that will focus on the impact and lessons of the Holocaust experience for the contemporary world. The centerpiece of the project will be an international, interdisciplinary academic conference, "Humanity at the…

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Cogan will deliver a lecture in the Devers Program in Dante Studies series

Author: Dennis Brown

Marc Cogan, associate professor of romance languages at Wayne State University, will deliver a lecture titled “The Shared Structure of Hell and Purgatory” at 4:45 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 13) in the department of special collections, room 102 of the Hesburgh Library, at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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